The Huawei Threat Isn't Backdoors. It's Bugs

A British report finds that Huawei equipment, suspected of including backdoors for China’s government, suffers from a lack of “basic engineering...

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HTTPS Isn't Always As Secure As It Seems

A surprising number of high-traffic sites have TLS vulnerabilities that are subtle enough for the green padlock to still appear.

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Indian Supreme Court Postpones Crypto Case at Government’s Request
Mar29

Indian Supreme Court Postpones Crypto Case at Government’s Request

India’s supreme court has postponed hearing the crypto case at the request of the government’s counsel. The court was expecting to hear about the country’s cryptocurrency regulation today before proceeding to address the banking ban by the central bank. However, the case has now been postponed. Also read: Indian Supreme Court Set to Hear Crypto Case on March 29 Supreme Court Hearing Today The Supreme Court of India...

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New Bitcoinpython Node Is 100X Faster Than Previous Python Libraries
Mar29

New Bitcoinpython Node Is 100X Faster Than Previous Python Libraries

On March 27, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fans were introduced to a new BCH full node written in the Python programming language. The project, known as Bitcoinpython, is a modern BCH library whose creator claims it to be the fastest available Python implementation with 100X the speed of its closest competitor. Also read: Menu.cash Allows Diners to Create Table-Specific Orders and Pay With BCH Bitcoinpython: A Fast Bitcoin Cash Full Node Written...

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Cannabis, Cryptocurrency and Compliance: One Man’s Quest to Support Unbanked Businesses
Mar29

Cannabis, Cryptocurrency and Compliance: One Man’s Quest to Support Unbanked Businesses

Ernesto Huerta is the very embodiment of Bitcoin. As the operator of Crypto Space, a physical bitcoin exchange in Los Angeles’ San Pedro neighborhood, Huerta knows more than most about the challenges of running a cryptocurrency business while maintaining banking access and compliance. In a wide-ranging interview, the Crypto Space owner has disclosed the realities of straddling the line that separates centralized and...

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